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Charlotte newspaper reporter released after arrest - The Virginian-Pilot

Tue, 06/11/2013 - 13:06

The Virginian-Pilot

Charlotte newspaper reporter released after arrest
The Virginian-Pilot
A Charlotte Observer reporter has been released after he was arrested while covering a protest at the North Carolina General Assembly. The newspaper reported that religion reporter Tim Funk was released around 11 p.m. Monday. Funk had been arrested ...
Observer religion reporter arrested in Raleigh protestNews & Observer
Clergy lead Monday protests at General AssemblyCharlotte Observer

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Charlotte City Council votes to 'vigorously' oppose airport transfer - Charlotte Observer

Tue, 06/11/2013 - 03:07

Charlotte Observer

Charlotte City Council votes to 'vigorously' oppose airport transfer
Charlotte Observer
The Charlotte City Council voted 10-0 late Monday to “vigorously resist any outside, unilateral” efforts to transfer Charlotte Douglas International Airport from city control to an independent authority, suggesting a potential lawsuit. The vote came ...
Little opposition expected for Charlotte tax hikeCharlotte Business Journal (blog)
Charlotte Council Approves 3.17 Cent Tax HikeWFAE

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West Charlotte grad jumps from dropout to honor roll - Charlotte Observer

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 20:24

Charlotte Observer

West Charlotte grad jumps from dropout to honor roll
Charlotte Observer
Project LIFT (Leadership and Investment for Transformation) helps fund projects at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to help improve outcomes at West Charlotte High and its eight feeder schools. The academy works with students to recover school credits and ...

National Guard holds training in Charlotte this week - Charlotte Observer

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 13:00

National Guard holds training in Charlotte this week
Charlotte Observer
Charlotte-area residents might see a large military presence across the area for much of the week as the N.C. National Guard conducts special training exercises. The National Guard will be training its Rapid Reaction Force (RRF), which can deploy ...

Ukrainian pianist and Cliburn winner credits mom - WCNC

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 12:07

Ukrainian pianist and Cliburn winner credits mom
WCNC
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Megabus passengers left stranded in Charlotte - WCNC

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 11:46

Megabus passengers left stranded in Charlotte
WCNC
Several passengers refused to get off the bus and Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were called to the scene. NBC Charlotte learned Megabus provide three hotel rooms for about 20 passengers that were stranded in Charlotte for the night. They continued their ...

NSA contractor risks steep jail time for data leak - WCNC

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 11:09

WCNC

NSA contractor risks steep jail time for data leak
WCNC
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Obama's day: Charlotte, San JoseUSA TODAY
Obama in Mooresville today to push high-speed InternetCharlotte Business Journal (blog)
Obama To Visit Mooresville School For NC StopCBS Local
Charlotte Observer -WSOC Charlotte
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Feel-good 'Kinky Boots' wins at feel-good Tonys - WCNC

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 10:14

Feel-good 'Kinky Boots' wins at feel-good Tonys
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Charlotte City Council likely to OK budget - Charlotte Observer

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 05:42

Charlotte City Council likely to OK budget
Charlotte Observer
A year ago, Charlotte's attempt at adopting a capital spending plan ended in failure when City Council members rejected a nearly $1 billion spending package. They will try again Monday night. During this budget season, all indications have been that ...

SWAT team called after fatal Charlotte shooting - Charlotte Observer

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 02:45

WCNC

SWAT team called after fatal Charlotte shooting
Charlotte Observer
A 19-year-old Charlotte man was killed in an eastside shooting Sunday afternoon, and Charlotte-Mecklenburg police shut down an apartment complex for four hours as the SWAT team tried unsuccessfully to make contact with a suspect in an apartment.
Charlotte police probe apartment shooting deathNews & Observer
SWAT Team Dispatched After Fatal Shooting In East CharlotteCBS Local
SWAT Team responds after teen fatally shotWCNC

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11-year-old found dead in Boone hotel identified - WCNC

Sun, 06/09/2013 - 20:54

11-year-old found dead in Boone hotel identified
WCNC
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Rock Hill Boy Found Dead Inside Same Hotel Room Where Couple Died Months ...CBS Local
11-year-old Rock Hill boy found dead in Boone hotelCharlotte Observer
Police search for answers at Boone hotel SundayWSOC Charlotte

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Report: Bobcats could target Miami Heat's Chris Bosh in trade for No. 4 pick - SI.com

Sun, 06/09/2013 - 18:40

FanSided

Report: Bobcats could target Miami Heat's Chris Bosh in trade for No. 4 pick
SI.com
The Heat's Chris Bosh could fill the Bobcats' need at power forward. (Issac Baldizon/Getty Images). The Charlotte Bobcats are “looking to make a splash” during the offseason and are open to trading their No. 4 overall draft pick in a package for a ...
Charlotte Bobcats Want to Make a Weak Trade Offer for Chris BoshComplex.com
Charlotte Bobcats Reportedly Might Attempt to Trade For Chris Bosh This ...SLAM Online
NBA Trade Rumors: Miami Heat Want To Trade Chris Bosh To Charlotte Bobcats?FanSided
All U Can Heat -Roberto Gato
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Charlotte County Sheriff's Office targets crime in Parkside - Fox 4

Sat, 06/08/2013 - 21:27

Charlotte County Sheriff's Office targets crime in Parkside
Fox 4
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - With Charlotte County's oldest neighborhood being threatened by crime, the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office is cracking down. Sheriff Bill Prummell said his office launched "Operation Parkside" two weeks ago to decrease crime in ...

Suspect arrested in fatal southwest Charlotte shooting - Charlotte Observer

Sat, 06/08/2013 - 18:49

WCNC

Suspect arrested in fatal southwest Charlotte shooting
Charlotte Observer
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police have arrested a suspect in the southwest Charlotte shooting on Friday night that left one man dead and one woman with non-life-threatening injuries. Officials say the suspect, Joshua Donyell Walker, 26, was arrested without ...
Suspect arrested for southwest Charlotte double-shootingWCNC
Man dies after Charlotte homicideWSOC Charlotte

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Storm forces Taste of Charlotte to shut down early Friday - WCNC

Sat, 06/08/2013 - 14:33

Storm forces Taste of Charlotte to shut down early Friday
WCNC
Many people were already back in Uptown by Saturday morning waiting for Taste of Charlotte to start again. The event is slated to run as usual throughout the rest of the weekend. Admission is free. Dozens of local restaurants will be serving food.

State GOP leaders slated to meet in Charlotte - WRAL.com

Sat, 06/08/2013 - 08:04

WCNC

State GOP leaders slated to meet in Charlotte
WRAL.com
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Gov. Pat McCrory and other Republican Party leaders are in North Carolina's largest city this weekend for the state GOP convention. McCrory is expected to address convention-goers Saturday afternoon in Charlotte. So is House ...
HeroesCon To Clash With Republican Convention In Charlotte This WeekendBleeding Cool News
Peacock's race important to state GOPCharlotte Observer

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NC colleges with highest ROI - Charlotte Business Journal

Sat, 06/08/2013 - 00:59

NC colleges with highest ROI
Charlotte Business Journal
In a new report on the return on investment for college graduates, North Carolina has only one school that ranks in the top 100 nationally and just three in the top 300. PayScale, which collects workplace data, has released its annual college ROI ...

Charlotte home closings jump in May - Charlotte Observer

Sat, 06/08/2013 - 00:49

Charlotte home closings jump in May
Charlotte Observer
Charlotte-area home closings surged in May, jumping 30.6 percent from the same month last year in another positive sign for home sellers. The Charlotte Regional Realtor Association said Friday that closed sales totaled 3,402 in May, up from 2,605 in ...
Carolina Realtors: Home closings rise 30.6% year-over-year in MayCharlotte Business Journal (blog)
Housing market doing well in CharlotteWCNC

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Charlotte Bobcats have wide range of options in 2013 NBA draft - Charlotte Observer

Sat, 06/08/2013 - 00:38

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Charlotte Bobcats have wide range of options in 2013 NBA draft
Charlotte Observer
It goes to the Oklahoma City Thunder to complete the trade that sent Byron Mullens to Charlotte. Copyright 2013 The Charlotte Observer. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Subscribe to The ...
NBA Draft 2013: Wiz Of Awes Mock Draft; Charlotte BobcatsWiz of Awes

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MLL: Former Charlotte Catholic star comes home to play for Hounds - Charlotte Observer

Fri, 06/07/2013 - 23:49

MLL: Former Charlotte Catholic star comes home to play for Hounds
Charlotte Observer
Saturday is a big day for lacrosse in Charlotte as native Mike Sawyer makes his home debut for the Charlotte Hounds. Sawyer is the only Charlotte-area native on the team's active roster and one of just two North Carolinians. Sawyer led Charlotte ...